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Boston Officials Considering Restructuring High, Middle Schools

It would also help with a decline in enrollment in the middle-school grades

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    Officials with Boston Public Schools are considering a plan to send seventh and eighth graders to high school. (Published Monday, Sept. 26, 2016)

    Boston officials are reportedly considering a plan which would radically re-shape schools across the city. 

    According to the Boston Globe, the plan would create a system of elementary schools that end at grade six and high schools that start at grade seven. 

    Boston Officials Considering Restructuring High Schools

    [NECN] Boston Officials Considering Restructuring High, Middle Schools
    Boston officials are reportedly considering a plan which would radically re-shape schools across the city.
    (Published Monday, Sept. 26, 2016)

    The move is intended to boost the quality of education for seventh and eighth-graders by concentrating support services in fewer schools. 

    It would also help with a decline in enrollment in the middle-school grades. 

    Superintendent Tommy Chang has been talking about the idea with school principals since the summer. 

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